Category Archives: Income Analysis
. Top gainers Southcross Energy Partners (SXE) was the top gainer among midstream MLPs at the end of trading on Friday, November 6. Southcross Energy Partners rose 11.9% after its 3Q15 earnings announcement on Friday. It reported DCF (distributable cash
The Fed’s discussion of the labor market After the September FOMC meeting, the Fed forecast that 2015 unemployment would come in at 5.0%–5.1%, a decrease from its June forecast of 5.2%–5.3%. The October meeting did not include economic projections, which come out
US offshore rig count During the week ended November 20, 2015, three US offshore rigs went offline compared to the prior week’s total, taking the total count down to 30 rigs. Offshore rig counts have averaged 32 over the past
EEP’s distributions Enbridge Energy Partners (EEP) declared a distribution of $0.583 per unit, flat compared to its 2Q15 per unit distribution. However, it is 5% higher than its 3Q14 distribution per unit. Enbridge Energy Partners has increased its distributions only
Top losers In the last part, we saw the top five midstream MLP gainers on Thursday, November 19. In this part, we’ll discuss the top five midstream MLP losers on the same day. Enlarge Graph Valero Energy Partners Valero Energy
US rig count According to oilfield services company Baker Hughes (BHI), there were 757 active oil and gas rigs in the US in the week ended November 20, 2015, or ten fewer rigs than in the week before. Enlarge Graph
US offshore rig count During the week ended November 6, 2015, one US offshore rig was idled from the prior week’s total, lowering the total count to 32 rigs. Offshore rig counts have averaged 32 over the past eight weeks.
Price movement of Communications Sales & Leasing Communications Sales & Leasing (CSAL) has a market cap of $2.9 billion. Communications Sales & Leasing’s YTD (year-to-date) price movement has been falling quarter-over-quarter in 2015. After the 3Q15 earnings report, CSAL fell by
Kinder Morgan’s dividends Kinder Morgan’s (KMI) dividends have continued to grow for the past several quarters. KMI declared a dividend of $0.51 per share for 3Q15. This represented a ~16.0% YoY (year-over-year) rise versus 3Q14, and a ~4.1% sequential rise over 2Q15.
Crude oil shale rig movements Among the key shale movements in the week ending November 25, the Permian Shale lost five crude oil rigs, while the Eagle Ford, Williston, and DJ-Niobrara shales lost one each. There was one more crude
Top losers Southcross Energy Partners (SXE) was the top loser among midstream MLPs at the end of trading on Tuesday, November 17. It fell 6.7% yesterday. Enlarge Graph Southcross Energy Partners Southcross Energy Partners has returned -68.6% YTD (year-to-date). Its
US oil and gas rigs According to Baker Hughes (BHI), in the week ending November 25, 2015, the total US rig count lost nine crude oil rigs, while the natural gas rig count fell by four. The crude oil rig
PSXP’s distributable cash flows Phillips 66 Partners’ (PSXP) distributable cash flow nearly doubled from $33.4 million in 3Q14 to $64.5 million in 3Q15. The cash flow increased 35% compared to $47.8 million in 2Q15. Distributable cash flow is a common